Odisha government has decided to shut down ultrasound centres which have failed to disclose requisite information under the PCPNDT Act.
Twenty-one doctors have been found to have violated the provisions of the PCPNDT Act in Maharashtra, health officials on Tuesday said.
Health experts and activists have sought concrete steps for strict implementation of PCPNDT Act.
To curb sex selection tests on the unborn foetus, the Maharashtra
Government has called for applications to fill in six posts in
the vigilance cell.
The Centre has asked Maharashtra government to effectively step up implementation of the Pre Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex selection) Act, 1994.
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